al·​lox·​azine ə-ˈläk-sə-ˌzēn How to pronounce alloxazine (audio)
: either of two acidic compounds C10H6N4O2 containing a pyrimidine ring:
: a grayish green powder obtained by reaction of alloxan with the ortho form of phenylenediamine

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“Alloxazine.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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